Date published: 
10 November 2020
Type: 
Subscriber announcement
Intended audience: 
Health sector

As previously announced, all residential aged care facilities must appoint an infection prevention and control (IPC) lead.

Further guidance on IPC leads, including specific training and reporting requirements are contained in the letter from the department’s Secretary, Dr Brendan Murphy.

For details please read the:

More information on the IPC lead requirement is available on the department’s website.